So then faith cometh by hearing, and hearing by the word of God. Throughout Israel’s history, there have been men who were inspired to speak a message to the people known mostly as “prophets or seers”. However, much of the people saw these men, not as the true voice of God; therefore, the people gave … Continue reading So then faith comes by hearing
Origen was a Christian theologian who lived and taught in Alexandria, Egypt, from A.D. 185 to 254. In his book, "Against Celsus" which was written in 250; he says, "Traces of the Holy Spirit who appeared in the form of a dove are still preserved among Christians. They charm demons away and perform many cures … Continue reading What really changed?
It’s the last minutes of Dec. 24; and I just got back from having communion and prayer. It’s been awhile since I’ve written anything and while I was having communion a thought popped into my mind as my Pastor was describing the purpose of the broken body and blood of Jesus. The thought was that … Continue reading Merry Christmas
(As I said in another post; there was a time and still is, during my prayer time, I would hear the Lord's voice to me in song or rhyme. Here is another example.) Where are the songs of my Redeemed?Where are their songs of faith & victory?Why are they so silent? Sing me your songs … Continue reading Where Are Your Songs?
“Behold, a virgin shall be with child, and shall bring forth a son, and they shall call his name Emmanuel, which being interpreted is, God with us. (Matt. 1:23)” If you have been in Church very long, then you’ve heard this verse before, especially during the Christmas season and you’ve probably sang the lyrics to … Continue reading Emmanuel
My wife was cleaning out one of our closets and she found a binder I used to write in while I was in times of prayer. I would write down things that I felt the Lord was saying to me, sometime it would be like a poem, while other times it was like a song. … Continue reading Do You Remember?
I meet people everyday and they’re not sure God hears them when they pray. So, I thought I would re-blog a post I wrote a while back.
Have you ever seen the commercials where a person just can not get good cell phone reception; they can’t find that sweet spot where they can hear and be heard. If you have ever used a cell phone, then most likely you have experienced this frustration of trying to get the other party to hear you and you hear them. Where you find yourself saying, “Can you hear me now!”
Many people go through life the same way, they’re not sure if they are in that sweet spot with God; where he hears them or where he will answer them? They wonder if they have been disconnected or if some kind of adjustment needs to take place for God to hear them.
“For the scripture saith, Whosoever believeth on him shall not be ashamed. For there is no difference between the Jew and the Greek: for the same Lord over…
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This month (22nd of December) makes one full year that my blog has been up on “Wordpress.com”. This will make post #72 that I have done on my blog. I’ve gained many “likes” along the way and even a few “follows”. I hope that those of you who that have read my posts, that … Continue reading A New Year
But sanctify the Lord God in your hearts: and be ready always to give an answer to every man that asketh you a reason of the hope that is in you with meekness and fear: (1 Peter 3:15) Over the year’s various people of differing denominations or non-denominations have used this verse to ask me … Continue reading Yes, but!
"For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God: (Ephesians 2:8)" This come from one of the first chapters in a book that I started writing in the late 1990’s called “Grace While failing”. I hope it will help you to understand biblical “grace”, in … Continue reading Grace?